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Pac.GN670.P59 1992
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TITLE: These roots remain : food habits in islands of the central and eastern Pacific since western contact / Nancy Pollock.
ADDED TITLE: Food habits in the Pacific since western contact
AUTHOR: Pollock, Nancy J.
PUBLISHED: Laie, Hawaii : Institute for Polynesian Studies, 1992.
DESCRIPTION: xv, 298 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
NOTES: "...a broad survey of eleven main starch foods of Polynesia and Micronesia"
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references and index.
NOTES: Includes origins/history/descriptions of taro, breadfruit, sweet potato, yam, cassava, pandanus, banana, and arrowroot, along with their latin and local names, planting requirements/conditions, etc.
SUBJECT: Nutritional anthroplogy--Polynesia.
SUBJECT: Nutritional anthropology--Micronesia.
SUBJECT: Food habits--Polynesia.
SUBJECT: Food habits--Micronesia.
SUBJECT: Food--Symbolic aspects.
SUBJECT: Polynesia--Social life and customs.
SUBJECT: Micronesia--Social life and customs.

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